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The Berkshire Business and Professional Women organization provides professional and personal development and networking opportunities for working women from diverse fields. Since 1965, Berkshire BPW has been honoring local women in Berkshire County, Massachusetts, recognizing the achievements of outstanding women, developing awareness of issues important to working women and awarding career advancement scholarships.

  OUR MISSION : To promote full participation,
equity, and economic self-sufficiency
for America's working women.

Berkshire Business and Professional Women meets at 5:30pm on the first Monday of each month, with a few exceptions. Guest speakers are invited to each meeting to address a variety of topics that are important to working women, such as health and wellness, wealth management, public speaking and organization techniques.


Berkshire BPW News & Information

President's Letter & BBPW Newsletter PDF Document

See the List of Berkshire BPW Committees to get involved, meet new people and do good things!

*Stay in touch with Berkshire BPW on Facebook. Members may post their news, job openings, articles or events on our Facebook page.

Contact Berkshire BPW

For more information on membership, meetings
and special events, to reach our Board of Directors or
submit member news to our newsletter,



President: Amy Dunn
Vice-President, Programming: Karen O'Donnell
Vice-President, Programming: Kristen van Ginhoven
Vice-President, Membership: Anne Stout
Secretary: Jane Apkin
Treasurer: Donna Collins
President-Elect: Claire Richards (represented by Nancy Ovitsky in photo)

Join the conversation, keep in touch with other members, post your member news and see more photos - Berkshire BPW on Facebook fb 


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